Dept of Tourism: Learnership 2016 /2017 in South Africa

Dept of Tourism: Learnership Programme in South Africa

WESSA (the Wildlife and Environment Society of South Africa) invites candidates from unemployed South African youth to apply for a 28 months learnership programme funded by the National Department of Tourism, under their Expanded Public Works Programmes. Learners will receive a learners allowance during their placement.

To apply for this learnership, candidates must be matriculants youth between the age of  (18 – 35) with a passion for people, tourism, education and coastal protection. Good matric results and some work experience or further qualifications would be an advantage.

Learnership application deadline is 10 July 2016

Learnership Provider: Department of Tourism

Learnership Location: Various Locations


  • Undergo comprehensive environmental and tourism training towards a National Certificate: Environmental Education, Training and Development Practice, NQF Level 5
  • Receive work place skills development and a basic wage

Selected participants will be hosted on Blue Flag beaches and they must reside within 30km of the identified beaches below: Cape Town (Silwerstroomstrand, Melkbosstrand, Clifton 4th, Camps Bay, Llandudno, Seaforth, Fish Hoek, Muizenberg, Strandfontein, Mnandi, Bikini); Overstrand (Kleinmond, Hawston, Grotto); Hessequa (Witsand, Preekstoel, Jongensfontein, Stilbaai Wes, Lappiesbaai, Gouritzmond); Mossel Bay (Santos, Hartenbos, De Bakke, Klein Brak); George (Wilderness); Knysna (Buffalo Bay, Brenton); Bitou (Robberg, Lookout, The Dunes, Keurboomstrand, Nature’s Valley); Kouga (Dolphin); Nelson Mandela (Hobie; Humewood; Kings); Ndlambe (Boknes; Kenton; Kariega; Kelly’s, Kleinemonde); Amathole (Birah; Hamburg); Mbizana (Mtenthu, Mzamba); Hibiscus (Trafalgar; Marina; Ramsgate; Hibberdene; Lucien; Southport; Umzumbe); Kwadukuza (Willard, Salt Rock, Blythdale, Zinkwazi); Mandeni (Dokodweni).

How to Apply

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